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– Future Of eCommerce: Growth, Relationship With Vendors, Selling Below MOP

Events

– Sep 26-29 2012, Delhi: Nullcon 4th International Conference on IT security

Investment & M&A

– Yatra Raises $14.5 Million In Series D Funding
– Online Gifting Service Badhai.in Raises $200,000 In Funding
– MySmartPrice Raises Rs 2 Crore From Helion & Accel; Monetization, Future Plans
– Craftsvilla Raises $1.5 Million In Series A Funding From Lightspeed, Nexus
– Yatra Acquires TravelGuru From Travelocity

Data

– 50.16M Mobile Number Portability Requests In India In May 2012
– May 2012: India has 14.31M Broadband Connections; 689.31M Active Mobile

Other Updates:

– UN Human Rights Council Passes Internet Freedom Bill
– PagalGuy.com Transitions From Forum To Social Network
– Mogae Media Launches Mobile Creative Agency Mobocracy; Airtel Deal
– News Digest: iXiGO, Yamgo, Nirvana Digital, ACK Media & More

– Axis Bank Now Allows Cross Border Inward Remittances Via Mobile Phones
– RBI Cuts MDR Rate For Debit Card Transactions
– DB Corp Launches Online Version Of Divya Marathi; 200M Cumulative Page Views
– Content Tie-Ups: Vibble TV-Shemaroo; Zenga TV-Turner Broadcasting

– Chart: Transactions Vs Amount Using Mobile Banking In India During Aug 2011-May 2012
– S Mobility Spins Off Its Mobile Device Business As Separate Subsidiary
– DoT Guidelines For 2012 2G Spectrum Auction; Bid Price?
– Pressmart Launches Tablet Based Learning Solution For Schools; Time To Digitize K-12 Education?

– Bharatstudent.com Parent Northgate To Demerge Internet Businesses
– OnMobile Closes Buyback: 4M Shares Bought At Avg Rs 59.40
– Kyazoonga CEO Neetu Bhatia On Offline Tie-Ups, Self Service Events Platform, Mobile Apps
– JadooTV Partners With Pearl Media To Offer South Asian Content On IPTV Service

– Vodafone Launches Health Focused Mobile Web Service; Our Take
– Airtel Inks Three Year Deal With Arsenal FC For Mobile Content & More In Africa
– Indian Mobile Handset Shipments At 50M During Q1 2012: Report
– On Bharti Softbank’s Third Venture: A Messaging App Called Hike

– IRCTC To Increase Capacity To 0.5M Tickets Per Day In 4 Months; Tatkal From 10am Onwards
– News Digest: KyaZoonga-Universal Music India, Yamgo, Nirvana Digital, RBI & More
– Infibeam’s Buildabazaar Extends Its DIY eCommerce Platform To Travel Segment
– Industry Moves: Snapdeal, Hansa Cequity

– TDSAT Delivers A Split Verdict On 3G Intra Circle Roaming Agreements
– MTNL Responds To SFLC’s RTI: Copyright Labs Wanted 272 Websites To Be Blocked
– Twitter Received 849 User Information Requests; 63% Compliance Rate
– Tanla Launches Games Club For BlackBerry Smartphones

– Trivone Launches Sports Focused Portal Khelnama; Our Take
– Gungroo Launches Safe Web Presence For Kids
– Tata Photon & MTS Slash Data Card Tariffs

Also See: Digital & Telecom Jobs At JobNama

Useful Lists:

– Deals: VC, PE & M&A In Internet, Mobile, Media in India
– Short Code Services in India
– Circlewise List Of Telecom Operators in India
– Statewise Broadband Subscribers In India
– Digital Payment Companies in India
– Advertising Networks in India